NAB 2017: FreeCast focuses on ATSC 3.0 opportunity

As part of its strategy to offer customers the opportunity to have pick and pay à la carte premium channels, FreeCast plans to deliver a competitive pay-TV experience over-the-air using the new ATSC 3.0 standard. Explaining the rationale for the move, the online video firm says that to date consumers have been forced to choose […]

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A Backdoor Way To Make À La Carte...

So called “skinny bundles” were going to be the next big thing in TV, at least until people figured out that they were still bundles, which meant that sometimes they had the programming that viewers wanted and sometimes they didn’t. Which meant adding on “extras” until the skinny bundles—and their price tags—got kind of fat. […]

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NAB 2017: FreeCast advances à la carte TV

Aiming to fulfil what it believes is an age-old consumer wish to break the bundle and pick and pay for individual channels, FreeCast has unveiled its SelectTV à la carte TV strategy. FreeCast’s core Cloud Entertainment Platform manages over two million pieces of content globally, and facilitates consumer access to free and ad-supported streaming content, […]

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FreeCast Advances À La Carte TV Discussion at...

New revenues from over-the-top channel distribution solve major networks’ declining cable revenue conundrum online.   As FreeCast continues building consumer-centric TV experiences, the company is announcing plans to fulfill an age-old consumer wish: à  la carte TV. Taking advantage of the audience provided by the National Association of Broadcasters’ Show in Las Vegas, FreeCast revealed […]

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FreeCast Plans À La Carte Online Channels:...

Amid virtual pay-TV announcements, FreeCast offers a better way for networks to recapture subscribers and revenue. As more linear channels come to the web in “skinny” virtual pay-TV bundles, FreeCast is getting ready to roll out its own approach to bringing traditional TV channels to the web. Already in talks with major TV networks, FreeCast […]

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